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ESCAP @COP27

NOTE: Many of the side events with ESCAP involvement listed below are available to watch on the UNFCCC COP27 YouTube channel

 

Title Time (all times GMT+2) / venue Partners
Finance, Wednesday, 9 November 2022
COP27 special event - Regional Forums on climate finance projects: from concepts to reality 14:30-15:30, Action Space, Blue Zone UN Climate Change High-Level Champions/COP27 Presidency
Turning financing commitments into net-zero action in the Asia-Pacific region

11:30-12:30; UNFCCC Pavilion

WATCH RECORDING

ESCAP/UNFCCC
Keeping 1.5oC alive: opportunities & challenges for CO2 removal and storage in the Global South 15:00-16:30 C2G/UNECA
Towards regional coherence and cooperation of the Central Asian countries on climate policy, finance and NDC implementation 10:00-11:40, Tajikistan Pavilion CAREC/ESCAP
Science and youth, Thursday, 10 November 2022
Shaping climate action with youth and women innovators and entrepreneurs tbc UNICEF/UNU/UNFCCC
High-level side event: Climate finance needs of developing countries 13:15-14:45, Thebes UNFCCC with partners
Action to strengthen synergies between the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda 15:00-16:30, Japan Pavilion UNU-IAS
Socioeconomic impacts of the energy transition in South-East Asia tbc IRENA
Decarbonization, Friday, 11 November 2022
Climate action and New Urban Agenda: SDGs localization and sustainable urban policy for resilience tbc ECLAC/UN-Habitat/ESCAP/ESCWA/UNECE
Achieving carbon neutrality through decarbonization of regional mobility NDC Partnership Pavilion (tbc) ESCAP with partners
Gearing towards carbon neutrality/net-zero in the Asia-Pacific region

10:00-11:00, UNFCCC Pavilion

WATCH RECORDING

ESCAP/UNEP/UN Asia-Pacific Issue-Based Coalition
Adaptation and agriculture, Saturday, 12 November 2022
The power of inter-agency cooperation to scale up ocean-climate action 18:30-20:00, Meeting Room 3 UN-Oceans/ESCAP
Gender and water, Monday, 14 November 2022
Early warning system for disaster risk reduction tbc WMO/ESCAP
Synergetic actions from ASEAN and the Asia-Pacific towards a sustainable and carbon-neutral planet 10:30-12:00, Japan Pavilion ESCAP/IGES
Launch of State of the Climate in Asia 2021

11:00-12:30, WMO-IPCC-MERI Science Pavilion

WATCH RECORDING

WMO/ESCAP and other partners
Enhancing capacity of developing countries in the Asia-Pacific to raise climate ambition 17:30-18:45, SDG Pavilion UNOSD/ESCAP
Energy, ACE and civil society, Tuesday, 15 November 2022
Promoting regional human security responses to climate-related mobility in the Pacific: progress and challenges

11:00-11:55, Moana Blue Pacific Pavilion

IOM/ESCAP/ILO/OHCHR/PIFS/PDD
Partnerships to promote sustainable energy 14:00-15:15, SDG Pavilion, Main stage ESCAP/Energy Foundation China
Green Grids Initiative: enabling grids to deliver the energy transition 17:00-17:45, UN Pavilion UK Presidency/ESCAP
Biodiversity, Wednesday, 16 November 2022
Engineering the vision for climate resilient transport

10:30-12:00, Implementation Lab (Blue Zone)

WATCH RECORDING

International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure
Viet Nam/BASE official event on Cooling and Net Zero 13:15-14:45 Viet Nam/Cool Coalition/BASE
Climate action and New Urban Agenda: SDG localization and sustainable urban policy for resilience 15:00-16:30, Hatshepsut ECLAC/UN-Habitat/ESCAP/ESCWA/UNECE
How can Asia achieve a net-zero future? Building coalitions for transformative change 16:45-18:15, Tutankhamun IGES, The Energy Resources Institute (India), University of Technology (Malaysia)
Solutions, Thursday, 17 November 2022
The road to sustainable mobility in cities 12:00-13:30, Ibis room UNFCCC
The UN COP28 task team meeting: Building on the outcomes of COP27 14:30-15:30, UNFCCC Pavilion UNFCCC/UN/UN Regional Commissions
Accelerating just transition to low carbon transport in Asia and the Pacific

17:00-18:00, NDC Partnership Pavilion

WATCH RECORDING

ESCAP/UNEP/ILO